Joint meeting of the IL Biochar Group and IL Biomass Working Group

March 1, 2012
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Illinois Sustainable Technology Center
University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
One E. Hazelwood Dr., Champaign The Illinois Biochar Group (IBG) is hosting a joint meeting of IBG with the Illinois Biomass Working Group (IBWG) on March 1, 2012, at the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center in Champaign.  The meeting is an opportunity to learn more about biochar and biomass research and use in Illinois and the Midwest, exchange information, and discuss ways to collaborate on projects.

Registration information and the meeting agenda are available at  Please register if you plan to attend the meeting so we can be sure we have space for everyone.  Also please indicate on the registration form whether you would like to order the sandwich lunch for $5 – choice of  a BBQ beef, BBQ turkey, or vegetarian sandwich with sides of potato salad, assorted vegetables, dessert, and beverages. Payment will be collected the day of the meeting. Or you may bring your own lunch.

Parking is available for free in the circle drive in front of the ISTC building or along the curbed (west side only) of Griffin Drive to the west side of the building.  You may also park for free in the ISTC parking lot but only if you have a UIUC parking tag; otherwise you will need to park by the parking meters and pay the meter (cost is $1 per hour).  There is also a parking lot with meters on the north side of Hazelwood Dr.  Please contact Nancy Holm, Illinois Biochar Group Coordinator, if you have any questions
(217-244-3330 or

Author: Laura B.

I'm the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center's Sustainability Information Curator, which is a fancy way of saying embedded librarian. I'm also Executive Director of the Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable. When not writing for Environmental News Bits, I'm an avid reader. Visit Laura's Reads to see what I'm currently reading.

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